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Mugshots of efendants in Malheur occupation trial

After Acquittals, Federal Prosecutors Prepare For Second Malheur Trial

Acquitted in Oregon last Thursday, Ammon Bundy and his brother Ryan still face assault, conspiracy and other charges from a separate armed standoff in 2014 in Nevada.

October 30, 2016

Oregon Police Shooting Of Refuge Occupier Justified: Prosecutor

Sheriff: LaVoy Finicum was shot by state troopers who were behind him as he appeared to reach for a handgun.

March 8, 2016
Ammon and Ryan Bundy are seen in police jail booking photos released by the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office

The Bundys Are Bumbling Villains In This Western

Looks like that epic cowboy movie Cliven Bundy and his boys dreamed of playing starring roles in will never get made.

February 24, 2016

Last Four Occupiers Surrender At Oregon Wildlife Refuge, Ending 41-Day Standoff

The standoff, originally led by brothers Ammon and Ryan Bundy, came to a head after the arrest on Wednesday in Portland of their father, Cliven Bundy.

February 11, 2016
Occupier Duane Ehmer rides his horse Hellboy at Malheur National

Government Keeps Rural West Going

Let’s sympathize with the hardworking people of the rural West, losing a beautiful way of life to harsh economic realities.

February 2, 2016

Oregon Occupiers Remain Holed Up After FBI Releases Video Of Shooting

Authorities said Robert LaVoy Finicum, age 54, was armed when he was killed.

January 29, 2016

One Dead As FBI Arrests Oregon Occupation Leader And Others

The leader of an armed occupation at a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon and others were arrested on Tuesday after shots were fired during a traffic stop, leaving one person dead and another wounded, the FBI said.

January 27, 2016

Oregon Governor Blasts Federal Response To Refuge Standoff

Gov. Kate Brown (D): “The situation is absolutely intolerable and it must be must be resolved immediately.”

January 21, 2016

Late Night Roundup: ‘The Late Show’ With DeRay — And Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert and DeRay McKesson explored Stephen’s white privilege: They switched places, putting DeRay in the host’s chair and Stephen on the guest couch.

January 19, 2016

Late Night Roundup: ‘The Larry People Vs. Flint,’ Michigan

Larry Wilmore examined the humanitarian crisis going on in Flint, Michigan, where residents have been poisoned by toxic, lead-tainted water.

January 13, 2016

Endorse This: The Best Response To The Oregon Invaders

At a meeting Wednesday, tribe official Jarvis Kennedy had a simple message for these posers: “They just need to get the hell out of here. Sorry.”

January 7, 2016

Oregon Native Tribe Uneasy With Armed Standoff Over Land Rights

Tribe member: “If you want to get technical about it… the land belongs to the Paiute here.”

January 7, 2016

How Oregon Ranchers Unwittingly Sparked An Armed Standoff

Ranchers like the those behind the standoff in Oregon depend on grazing leases from the federal government. But they face pressure from environmentalists who argue that livestock grazing and other extractive industries imperil wildlife habitats.

January 6, 2016